The Constitution Of The United States (Article 3)
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The Constitution Of The United States (Article 3)

September 13, 2019

Article III. – The Judicial Branch Section 1 – Judicial powers The Judicial power of the United States, shall be vested in one Supreme Court, and in such inferior courts as the Congress may from time to time ordain and establish. The Judges, both of the supreme and inferior courts, shall hold their offices during good behavior, and shall, at stated times, receive for their services a compensation which shall not be diminished during their continuance in office. Section 2 The judicial power shall extend to all cases, in Law and equity, arising under this Constitution, the laws of the United States, and treaties made, or which shall be made, under their authority to all Cases affecting Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls; to all cases of admiralty and maritime jurisdiction to controversies to which the United States shall be a party to all controversies between two more states, between state and citizens of another state, between citizens of different states, between citizens of the same state claiming lands and grants of different states, and between the state, or the citizens thereof, and foreign states, citizens or subjects. In all cases affecting Ambassadors, other public Ministers and Consuls, and those in
which a State shall be party, the Supreme Court shall have original jurisdiction. In all the
other Cases before mentioned, the Supreme Court shall have appellate jurisdiction, both as to law and fact, with such exceptions, and under such regulations as the Congress shall make. The trial of all crimes, except in cases of impeachment, shall be by jury; and such trial shall be held in the State where the said crimes shall have been committed but when not committed with in any State, the trial shall be at such place or places as the Congress
may by law have directed. Section 3 – Treason Treason against the United States, shall consist only in levying war against them, or in adhering to their enemies, giving them aid and comfort. No person shall be convicted of treason unless on the testimony of two witnesses to the same overt act, or on confession in open court. The congress shall have power to declare the punishment of treason, but no attainder of treason shall work corruption of blood, or forfeiture except during the life of the person attainted.

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  1. In my opinion, in order to maintain a republican form of government that preserves the constitution, we need two things; a well-educated public and a lottery system to appoint congressman.

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